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Pro VB 2010 plus the .NET 4.0 Platform By Andrew Troelsen, Vidya Vrat Agarwal
Publisher: Apress 2010 | 180 Pages | ISBN: 1430229853 | File kind: PDF | 18 mb
Be the initial to comprehend .NET 4.0 and Visual Fundamental 2010. Pro VB 2010 plus the .NET 4.0 Platform supplies developers with a complete guide to the new technology, explaining the significance of all of the key C# 2010 language features. This new edition has been comprehensively revised and rewritten to make it accurately reflect the VB 10 language specification for the .NET 4.0 platform. You’ll come across new chapters covering the significant concepts of dynamic lookups, named and optional arguments, Parallel LINQ (PLINQ), improved COM interop, and variance for generics.
The initial edition of this book was released at the 2001 Tech-Ed conference in Atlanta, Georgia. At that time, the .NET platform was still a beta product, and in lots of ways, so was this book. This isn’t to say that the early editions of this text did not have merit—after all, the book was a 2002 Jolt Award finalist and it won the 2003 Referenceware Excellence Award. Nevertheless, over the years that author Andrew Troelsen spent working with the frequent language runtime (CLR), he gained a much deeper understanding of the .NET platform plus the subtleties of the VB programming language, and he feels that this sixth edition of the book is as close to a “final release�?as he’s come yet!
If you’re checking out this book for the initial time, do comprehend that it’s targeted at experienced software experts and/or graduate students of computer science (so do not expect chapters on iteration or choice constructs!). The mission of this text would be to offer you with a rock-solid foundation in the C# programming language plus the core aspects of the .NET platform (assemblies, remoting, Windows Forms, Web Forms, ADO.NET, XML web services, etc.). Once you digest the facts presented in these 25 chapters, you’ll be in a ideal position to apply this knowledge to your particular programming assignments and explore the .NET universe on your own terms.
What you’ll discover
Discover the ins and outs of the leading .NET technology.
Discover from an award-winning author who has been teaching the .NET world since version 1.0.
Come across complete coverage of the WPF, WCF, and WF foundations that support the core .NET platform.
Who this book is fThis book is for anybody with some software development encounter who is interested in the new .NET Framework 4.0 plus the VB language. Regardless of whether you are moving to .NET for the initial time or are already writing applications on .NET 2.0 or .NET.5, this book will offer you with a comprehensive grounding in the new technology and serve as a complete reference throughout your coding career.
About the AuthAndrew Troelsen is a partner, trainer, and consultant at Intertech-Inc., and is a leading authority on both .NET and COM. His book Pro C# 2005 plus the .NET 2.0 Platform won the prestigious 2003 Referenceware Excellence Award and is now in its third edition. Also of note are his earlier five-star treatment of conventional COM in the bestselling Developer’s Workshop to COM and ATL mirrored in his book, COM and .NET Interoperability, and his top-notch investigation of VB .NET in Visual Fundamental .NET plus the .NET Platform: An Advanced Guide. Troelsen has a degree in mathematical linguistics and South Asian studies from the University of Minnesota and is a frequent speaker at numerous .NET-related conferences. He presently lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with his wife, Amanda, and spends his totally free time investigating .NET and waiting for the Wild to win the Stanley Cup. You are able to take a look at his blog here: Troelsen’s Tutorials
Vidya Vrat Agarwal is a Microsoft .NET purist. He started working on Microsoft .NET with its 1st beta release. He has been involved in software development, evangelism, consultation, corporate training, and T3 programs on Microsoft .NET for a variety of employers and corporate clients. Vidya is a published author for Apress titles Beginning C# 2008 Databases, Beginning VB 2008 Databases, and Pro ASP.NET.5 in VB 2008. He is also a technical reviewer of lots of books published by Apress.
Vidya works with Lionbridge Technologies (Nasdaq:LIOX) as a Technical Architect. He lives with his wife, Rupali, and daughter, Pearly. Vidya runs a Bellevue .NET User Group, www.BellevueDotNet.com, and blogs at http://dotnetpassion.blogspot.com.